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Customer Service Rep - Mississauga

 

Customer Service Representative – Eastern Region

 

Join One of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies!

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

This is a challenging role, requiring a great deal of motivation and initiative offering you the opportunity to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company. Our Customer Service Representative (CSR) has a direct impact on the company's relationship with clients across North America. As the single point of contact for specific clients, our CSR will understand and communicate their needs as well as the level of service expected. Our CSR will build solid relationships and take a lead role in issue resolution, business monitoring and client development. This position operates in a very high-paced environment where teamwork is a key to success. Our CSR will utilize their strong communication and interpersonal skills to develop and strengthen relationships. Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities will be the key to success in this position. Solid knowledge of the Transportation Industry and North American Geography are considered assets.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Customer Service Representative - ABL - Winnipeg

Customer Service Representative – ABL

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective ABL team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

This is a challenging role, requiring a great deal of motivation and initiative offering you the opportunity to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company. Our Customer Service Representative (CSR) has a direct impact on the company's relationship with clients across North America. As the single point of contact for specific clients, our CSR will understand and communicate their needs as well as the level of service expected. Our CSR will build solid relationships and take a lead role in issue resolution, business monitoring and client development. This position operates in a very high-paced environment where teamwork is a key to success. They will work closely with accounts that are influenced on the phone with freight tendering decisions and accounts with a high percentage of Logistics services. Our CSR will utilize their strong communication and interpersonal skills to develop and strengthen relationships. Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities will be the key to success in this position. Solid knowledge of the Transportation Industry and North American Geography are considered assets.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Customer Service Rep - Winnipeg

 

Customer Service Representative – Join One of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies!

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

This is a challenging role, requiring a great deal of motivation and initiative offering you the opportunity to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company. Our Customer Service Representative (CSR) has a direct impact on the company's relationship with clients across North America. As the single point of contact for specific clients, our CSR will understand and communicate their needs as well as the level of service expected. Our CSR will build solid relationships and take a lead role in issue resolution, business monitoring and client development. This position operates in a very high-paced environment where teamwork is a key to success. Our CSR will utilize their strong communication and interpersonal skills to develop and strengthen relationships. Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities will be the key to success in this position. Solid knowledge of the Transportation Industry and North American Geography are considered assets.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Recruiting Assistant, Post-Hire - 14 Month Term - Winnipeg

Recruiting Assistant, Post-Hire -14 Month Term

 Are you:

 … looking to gain valuable experience?

… passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting a Recruiting Assistant, Post-Hire to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality human resource services to our internal client group. 

As the Recruiting Assistant, Post-Hire, you will be responsible for performing the post-hire aspects of the Driver recruiting and hiring process.  This is accomplished by ensuring all new drivers, owner operators and lease operators are scheduled into orientation including making the necessary arrangements for travel and accommodations.  You will ensure all pre-employment information is forwarded to the driver prior to orientation. 

The Recruiting Assistant, Post-Hire will participate in Driver Recruiting, selling programs to both internal and external Drivers and must be able to determine whether or not Bison can meet the employment objectives of the Driver and also whether or not the Driver is able to meet the employment objectives of the Company.

The Recruiting Assistant, Post-Hire will also take Driver inquires, ensuring the Driver and inquiries are handled in a prompt and efficient manner.  The Driver must be satisfied that his/her inquiry has been given attention and that they are treated in a fair and considerate manner within our organization.

The successful candidate possesses:

·         Excellent customer service and communication skills.

·         Excellent administrative and organizational skills.

·         Strong attention to detail.

 

Do you have a proven track record of achieving results?  Do you have the reputation of an approachable, proactive problem solver with a keen eye for detail?  Do you have a true passion for people?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com. Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Information Processing Team Member - Winnipeg

Information Processing Team Member   

Are you:  

…eager to provide exceptional customer service?

…able to work independently and demonstrate an efficient high degree of accuracy

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?    

Then we have the opportunity for you!  

We are currently recruiting energetic, detail-oriented people like you to join our Winnipeg Information Processing Team. As an Information Processing Team Member, you will be responsible for the processing of trip envelopes, faxes, document batching process review, as well as scanning of trip envelopes and loose documents. This position will also provide backup reception relief.     

Bison is seeking an individual with a professional work ethic and the ability to maintain confidentiality. The ability to work with minimal supervision will be key to your success in this position. This position provides an excellent training opportunity to learn about the Company and the Industry.    

Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.    Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Director of Maintenance, Western Region - Calgary

Director of Maintenance, Western Region

Bison Transport, one of the largest, safest and most progressive carriers in the industry, is currently searching for a dynamic senior maintenance candidate to lead and advance our maintenance program in the West. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture.   

This newly created position of Director of Maintenance, Western Region operates out of our fastest growing region, Calgary, and will report to the Vice President, Maintenance.  The Director works in conjunction with key leaders such as Vice-Presidents, Directors and other Division leaders in the ongoing development, supervision and performance of our maintenance program across our network with primary focus in the Western division (terminals in Winnipeg, Mississauga, Calgary, Edmonton, and Langley). The primary responsibility is to ensure the Region meets the company’s goal in customer service, equipment utilization, fleet services, profitability and employee/driver satisfaction while effectively managing cost and down-time. The Director of Maintenance, Western Region will oversee our preventative and general equipment maintenance program to our established award winning standards. 

The successful candidate possesses:

·         Comprehensive knowledge of proper mechanical procedures, methods, tools, and techniques necessary to affect proper maintenance and repairs.

·         Knowledge of diesel technology as it relates to repair and overhaul.

·         Safety and environmental standards and laws applicable emissions and operations.

·         Excellent human resource management, planning and labor relation skills.

·         Successful responsibility and management of multiple maintenance facilities and the ability to create new maintenance infrastructure and growth.

·         Strong communication skills: oral, written, conflict resolution, presentation, negotiating and sales skills.

·         Strong leadership and interpersonal skills: teamwork, delegation, people.

·         Strong organizational skills: time management, project planning and ability to perform in a multi-task environment.

·         Excellent problem solving ability including the ability to analyze, recognize, assess, report and provide solutions.

·         Strategic planning, Financial Forecasting and Analysis.

Do you want to be part of growing the most progressive transportation model in an industry vital to the Canadian economy? Do you possess relevant senior level experience in maintenance related to LTL line-haul, multi-trailer configuration, courier or other fast paced transportation related roles? Are you ready to contribute your part to the Safest Fleet in North America? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a business leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills with service-intensity?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Journeyman Tractor Technician - Calgary

Are you:  

…committed to safety?
…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As the Tractor Technician you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Technicians, Barn Inspectors and the other Tractor Technicians to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Please note, this position is subject to a modified work schedule.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position.  

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Shop Supervisor - Calgary

Shop Supervisor

Are you:

… A licensed heavy-duty mechanic with extensive tractor and trailer knowledge? 
… Committed to safety? 
… A strong leader who is committed to continuous learning?

Then we have the opportunity for you! 

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Calgary Maintenance team.

Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

As the Shop Supervisor you will supervise and lead our team of professional technicians on the shop floor. You will utilize your proven supervisory skills to provide leadership and coaching to mechanics of all experience levels. You will assist with trouble shooting and solving of mechanical problems as well as ensuring productivity and work quality goals are met. Using your excellent organization skills, you will partner with Shop Managers to ensure that production and quality objectives are met.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Supervise M/C’s, Parts personnel, Mechanic’s , Wash Attendants and Shunt Driver’s
  • Day to day management and education, information, tools, training, action plans and support
  • Management and promotion of maintenance programs
  • Responsible for ensuring on-the-floor manpower availability is sufficient to complete workload, by assigning and controlling overtime, time-off and vacation days
  • Monitor and enforce safe shop and work practices

Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • A Journeyman’s certification, along with extensive truck and trailer experience is essential for this position
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of supervisory experience to be considered for this role
  • Strong organizational skills with a clear sense of urgency about planning and executing work
  • Ability to maintain composure, effectiveness and flexibility under pressure will be key to your success in this position

This position is subject to a modified work schedule

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Journeyman Trailer Technician - Calgary

Are you:

…committed to safety?
…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?
looking to work for one of Canada's top 10 cultures?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.    As the Trailer Technician you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Technicians, Barn Inspectors and the other Trailer Technicians to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action. 

Please note that this position is subject to a modified work schedule.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position.   

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Heavy Equipment Technicians - Langley

Heavy Equipment Technicians

Are you:

…committed to safety?
…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?
looking to work for one of Canada's top 10 corporate cultures?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  As the Trailer Technician you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Technicians and the other Trailer Technicians to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action. 

Please note that this position is subject to a modified continental work schedule.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform BC Safeties are considered an asset in this position.   

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Mississauga

 

Licensed Truck & Coach Mechanic - Days & Afternoons

Our shop is growing and we are looking to add talent to our Maintenance team as we begin expanding to our new facility in 2013.  We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  

We currently have opportunities for Journeymen Mechanics.

As a Truck & Coach Apprentice/Mechanic, you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, Barn Inspectors and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action. 

  Please note that this position is subject to a modified work schedule. 

Graduation from a recognized certificate program (ex. Truck and Transport Mechanic, Heavy Duty Mechanic), and/or the desire to obtain your Journeyman’s certificate will be key to your success in this position.  Your effective time management and team focus are considered an asset in this position.   

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Mobile Technician - Winnipeg

Mobile Mechanic

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We require a skilled and enthusiastic Mobile Mechanic to staff our mobile service truck Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As the Mobile Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics, and will be responsible for the efficient, effective and timely repairs and maintenance on the Bison Transport fleet. Expected to be a team player, you will be able to diagnose recurring problems and effectively communicate these to other members of the Maintenance team.

This position will follow a modified work schedule.

You will possess the ability to provide superior customer service to our drivers; ability to work unsupervised; and thrive for challenge and opportunity. You will also possess the experience and qualifications necessary, to perform top quality service and repairs on Bison's fleet of modern transport trailers. Experience as a licensed heavy duty mechanic and the willingness to work outside will be key to your success in this position.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Trailer Technician - Winnipeg

 

At Bison Transport, our employees enjoy a progressive company culture. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we continue to provide quality transportation services to our customers.  

We currently have opportunities for   Licensed Trailer Technicians  

Able to diagnose and resolve problems, you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Technicians, Barn Inspectors and the other Trailer Technicians to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner. You have a strong commitment to teamwork, have a positive attitude, and are well organized.

 Please note that this position is subject to a modified shift.

You have excellent communication and multi-tasking skills. You are detail oriented and interact well with all co-workers. We are committed to being an employer of choice. If you have a strong service commitment, enthusiasm, objectivity, and a desire to meet and exceed challenges, apply today!  

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

We thank all who apply; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.  

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Parts Clerk - Winnipeg

 Parts Clerk

  Are you:  

 …a leader committed to safety and continuous improvement? 

…passionate about people? 

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?   

Then we have the opportunity for you!   This is a challenging role, requiring a great deal of motivation and initiative, offering you the opportunity to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company. Our Parts Clerk is responsible for maintaining the inventory of the parts department. This position requires daily interaction with maintenance personnel, drivers and vendors.

The Parts person is expected to be a team player in the Maintenance Department. You will be responsible for maintaining the parts inventory. This will be accomplished by actively monitoring inventory, order parts, re-stocking the inventory, as well as supplying parts and supplies to Mechanics and Drivers ensuring all parts and supplied are charged out to work orders. Some heavy lifting will be required.   This position is subject to a modified night shift agreement with a night premium.  

You have excellent interpersonal and communication skills wanting to have a direct impact on the continued growth and success of the company. You thrive in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment.   Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!    

Please submit your resume in by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com   Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Recruiter, Driver Services (West Region) - Langley

Recruiter - Driver Services (West Region)

Are you:

... an experienced Recruiter or HR Professional looking to gain valuable experience?
...passionate about people?
...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting a Recruiter to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company in our new office located in Langley, BC. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality human resource services to our internal client group.  As the Recruiter in our Driver Recruiting team you will:

  • Ensure company goals and objectives are met for drivers in the region
  • Effectively promote the driver program to candidates
  • Pre-screen and interview all potential hires
  • Ensure that new and potential hires meet the established standard of our safety and compliance programs
  • Manage and maintain current Driver files
  • Actively participate in market research to ensure that we remain competitive within the marketplace.

The successful candidate possesses:

  • Demonstrated recruiting experience
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience in marketing programs
  • Excellent problem solving and multi-tasking skills
  • An ability to sell
  • Knowledge of the Transportation Industry considered an asset

Do you have a proven track record of achieving results? Do you have a reputation of an approachable, proactive problem solver with a keen eye for detail? Do you have a true passion for people? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!    Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Junior Fleet Manager - Mississauga

Junior Fleet Manager

“If you’ve got it, a truck brought it!”

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team.  Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. 

As a Junior Fleet Manager for our Operations team, you are responsible for the overall performance of your respective drivers and dispatch team. Your primary focus will be to optimize utilization of tractors and drivers within your assigned fleet to ensure our driver, customer and company expectations are met. You will take a lead role in training, development and supervision to ensure that Bison's goals and interests are achieved. This will include addressing issues that go beyond the scope of regular daily activity.  You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison. 

Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position.  Solid knowledge North American geography as well as past supervisory experience is considered an asset.  This position is subject to a modified work schedule.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?  Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth?  Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Operations Trainee - Winnipeg

Bison’s New Graduate Program Steer Your Career!   

Company Overview Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. Employing the latest technology and operating one of the most modern fleets in the industry, with over 1050 tractors and 3000 trailers. Our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide transportation & logistics services all across North America. Bison Transport is committed to being an employer of choice. We employ people from all types of backgrounds who want to work in a thriving business with a history of success and growth. Our employees are committed, enthusiastic and objective in their desire to meet challenges and explore opportunities to realize their full potential. Bison Transport employees enjoy the security of working for a reliable company that continues to be an industry leader in an essential service. Program Overview The goal of the New Graduate Program is to develop talented individuals into Bison's future leaders. Students are hired after graduation to work in a full-time capacity. Over the 18-month period of this program, you will be placed on a vigorous learning development plan to afford you with a solid understanding of our company at all levels. Throughout this program you will be working with a variety of Bison’s leaders who will contribute to your career development and your manager will assume a mentoring role to guide your success. You will be challenged through approximately three job rotations (six to eight months each) in various roles across the organization.  All New Grad rotations and Learning Plans will be supported and monitored by the mentoring manager. Assignments may include:

  • Operations Administration
  • Customer Service (it all starts with great customer service!)
  • Fleet Dispatch
  • Fleet Coordination
  • Planning
  • Business Analyst

Personal Development With each rotation, New Grads go through a complete career development & performance review series. This allows you to spend time with your mentoring manager at the beginning of each term to identify the skills you expect to learn, master and apply on the job. At the end of each rotation, you will have developed new skills and abilities and you will have a constructive understanding of all the attributes you bring to the organization. After New Grads successfully complete the rotational program, successful participants will be placed into their “destination” career path based on business need, personal career goals and individual skills and knowledge demonstrated throughout the rotational program. As a result, the successful candidates are well underway with their career growth and a promising future at Bison!  Qualifications: 

  • Graduate of a Commerce, Management or Business Administration degree, your record should reflect balanced achievement in academics and practical experience;
  • Exceptional customer service skills, embraces the concept of both the internal and external customer;
  • Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills;
  • The ability to work independently and work effectively as a team player;
  • Demonstrated competencies in the following areas:  results orientation, ownership mindset, solutions outlook and integrity;
  • Ability to quickly establish working relationships and effectively transition through assignments;
  • Ability to thrive in a multi-task, deadline orientated, high volume and fast-paced environment;
  • Strong attention to detail;
  • Proficiency with MS Office and the ability to learn complex programs;
  • Previous Supply Chain work experience considered an asset;
  • Desire to pursue continuous learning activities is also considered a strong asset.

Your Bison Experience:

  • Significant responsibilities and an environment where your ideas and opinions create action;
  • Extensive learning programs and leadership training;
  • Mentoring and coaching from Bison’s leaders;
  • Substantial professional growth and an exciting career with a growing and stable company.  

How to apply Candidates with the required qualifications please apply in confidence directly by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com  

Fleet Dispatcher - Winnipeg

Fleet Dispatcher

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. 

As a Fleet Dispatcher for our Winnipeg operations team, you will be exposed to all aspects of the Central Customer Service region. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison.  You will work closely with your team and assigned fleet ensuring our driver, customer and company expectations are met. The Fleet Dispatcher regularly monitors their assigned fleet and accurately distributes, receives and updates information in our state of the art technological systems.

This position is a 4 on 4 off schedule.

Demonstrated dispatch experience and problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position. Solid knowledge of the transportation industry and North American geography are considered assets.  This position is subject to a modified work schedule.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Fleet Manager - Winnipeg

 

Fleet Manager     Are you:   …eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers? …passionate about people? …keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?   Then we have the opportunity for you!   We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.    As a Fleet Manager for our Operations team, you are responsible for the overall performance of your respective drivers and dispatch team. Your primary focus will be to optimize utilization of tractors and drivers within your assigned fleet to ensure our driver, customer and company expectations are met. You will take a lead role in training, development and supervision to ensure that Bison's goals and interests are achieved. This will include addressing issues that go beyond the scope of regular daily activity. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison.    Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position. Solid knowledge North American geography as well as past supervisory experience is considered an asset.  This position is subject to a modified work schedule.   Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!   Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

Turnpike Fleet Manager - Winnipeg

Turnpike Fleet Manager

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people? 

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you! We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

As a Fleet Manager for our LCV Operations team, you are responsible for the overall performance of your respective drivers and dispatch team. Your primary focus will be to optimize utilization of tractors and drivers within your assigned fleet to ensure our driver, customer and company expectations are met. You will take a lead role in training, development and supervision to ensure that Bison's goals and interests are achieved. This will include addressing issues that go beyond the scope of regular daily activity. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison. Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position. Solid knowledge North American geography as well as past supervisory experience is considered an asset.

This position is subject to a modified work schedule. Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Driver Instructor - Winnipeg

Driver Instructor 

Are you:  

 …committed to safety?

…passionate about people?

 …keen to develop our Professional Drivers' skills?  

Then we have the opportunity for you!   We are currently recruiting a dedicated Professional Driver to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.   

Our Instructors are highly skilled professionals who are willing to share their commitment to safety and company policies with newly hired drivers. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison.  The Instructor plays an integral role within the company’s Provincial Nominee Driver Program (PNDP), Driver Finishing Program (DFP) and other newly hired drivers as required. The primary responsibility of this position is to facilitate all local, city in-cab training for both newly licensed Class 1 drivers, as well as experienced drivers. Other responsibilities include delivery of classroom training, computer-based learning, as well as facilitating driving simulation training. This position is subject to a modified work schedule.  

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking an environment that encourages learning and growth? Do you enjoy working with people? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume in application for this position by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Forklift Operator with Class 1 License - Langley

Forklift Operator with Class 1 Driving License

Are you:

…a proven leader in the transportation industry?
…eager to provide exceptional customer service?
…passionate about people?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As part of our continued growth in Langley Terminal, we are looking for a Full-Time forklift driver who will be responsible for loading and unloading freight, filling out paperwork, and shunting trailers in yard. This role reports to the Operations Manager. The incumbent takes charge of the entire shipping/receiving/picking/packing process to ensure all shipments and orders are complete and meets transport pick up times.

Hours- Monday to Friday 0800hrs – 1600hrs

Responsibilities include:   - Responsible for the accurate and efficient process of shipping, receiving, of freight, and also stocking, replenishment and picking of merchandise. - Ensures compliance with all appropriate policies, best practices and safety rules. - Willing to work occasional extended hours as required and able to handle up to 50 pound boxes - Other duties as required  

Requirements:   - Forklift Certified - Class 1 driving license - Experience in a Distribution Centre/Warehouse role desirable - Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing - Good analytical and mathematical skills - Strong organizational skills; attention to detail - Ability to meet urgent deadlines - Excellent problem-solving skills; ability to resolve issues effectively and efficiently

Please visit the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com to submit your application.  

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.